From Thairath, February 1, 2014
Crying crocodile: Please sympathize with the rice farmers. Because of protests, rice farmers are not able to be paid for their mortgaged rice. Please sympathize the with rice farmers.
[In Thai as in English, there is a saying “crocodile’s tears” meaning a pretense to appear sympathetic by a vicious person. The statement is one made by Prime Minister Yingluck.]
- The little people are corrupt
- Michael Ball recalls Man City ‘madness’: Thaksin Shinawatra gave us a team talk
- Helping the rice farmers
- Trump in Thai editorial cartoons
- Do you know how to live?
- Thailand caught in the middle
- Help out or win out?
- While keeping a votive tablet in the mouth
- Words won’t stop the attack
- Profiting from being military
- We will straighten this out